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July 15: Businesswoman Maggie Walker, the first A.A. woman to charter, and become president of a bank, was born, 1867
July 15, 2021
July 15: Businesswoman Maggie Walker, the first A.A. woman to charter, and become president of a bank, was born, 1867 ... read more »
June 30: NPR highlighted the story of Arturo Schomburg, “One Of The Fathers Of Black History Was Afro-Puerto Rican,” 2017
June 30, 2021
June 30: NPR highlighted the story of Arturo Schomburg, "One Of The Fathers Of Black History Was Afro-Puerto Rican," 2017 ... read more »
June 20: George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic were Grammy, Salute To Music Legends, award recipients, 2019
June 20, 2021
June 20: George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic were Grammy, Salute To Music Legends, award recipients, 2019 ... read more »
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June 14: The famous 125th St. (at Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.) in Harlem, NY was co-named Dr. Yosef ben-Jochannan Way, 2019
June 14, 2021
June 14: The famous 125th St. (at Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.) in Harlem, NY was co-named Dr. Yosef ben-Jochannan Way, 2019 ... read more »
June 13: Thurgood Marshall was appointed as the first African American Supreme Court Justice, 1967
June 13, 2021
June 13: Thurgood Marshall was appointed as the first African American Supreme Court Justice, 1967 ... read more »
June 12: Civil Rights worker Medgar Evers was shot to death in his driveway in Jackson, Mississippi, 1963
June 12, 2021
June 12: Civil Rights worker Medgar Evers was shot to death in his driveway in Jackson, Mississippi, 1963 ... read more »
May 30: The Ida B. Wells-Barnett House was listed as a National Historic Landmark, 1974
May 30, 2021
May 30: The Ida B. Wells-Barnett House was listed as a National Historic Landmark, 1974 ... read more »
April 20: Rosa Parks was awarded the congressional Medal of Honor, which is the highest award for a US citizen, 1999
April 20, 2021
April 20: Rosa Parks was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor, which is the highest award for a US citizen, 1999 ... read more »
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April 8: The most respected bridge builder of the 19th century, Horace King, was born in South Carolina, 1807
April 8, 2021
April 8: The most respected bridge builder of the 19th century, Horace King, was born in South Carolina, 1807 ... read more »
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